Dr. Jessica Slights
Position: Associate Professor, B.A. (Queen's), M.A. (UBC), PhD (McGill)
Office: Beveridge Arts Centre 415
Phone: (902) 585-1503
Research Interests: Shakespeare; Early Modern Drama and Culture; Women's Literature and Feminist Theory
Dr. Slights has taught Shakespeare at Acadia since 1999. She has written about and lectured on various aspects of early modern literature and culture, and her work has appeared in English Studies in Canada, Shakespeare Quarterly, Studies in Philology, and Studies in English Literature. She co-edited with Paul Yachnin Shakespeare and Character: Theory, History, Performance, and Theatrical Persons and is currently preparing an edition of Othello for ISE/Broadview Press.